- INSIDE ATHLETICS
- STUDENT ATHLETES
- FAN ZONE
- WOLVERINE CLUB
Wolverines will be honored at next week's Dinner of Champions
Outfielder was also GWC Tournament MVP and Academic All-American
Wolverines honored at Tuesday's City Council meeting
Consensus AA Kallunki receives fourth first-team honor
Seniors Goose Kallunki and Austin Heaps All-Americans by the American Baseball Coaches Association
At Utah Valley ...
Junior (2011): Named to Second Team All-Great West Conference ... named to GWC Academic All-Conference ... hit .320 with four home runs, 10 doubles, and 36 runs batted in ... named to Great West Conference All-Tournament team after batting .417 for the tournament with 4 RBIs ... stole a perfect nine bases on nine attempts ... appeared in 54 games with 49 starts ... was named to the All-Tournament Team at the Red Raider Classic in Lubbock, Texas, after going 9-for-15 with a home run and two doubles for the tourney ... went 2-for-3 with five RBIs in a 16-8 win over Northern Colorado on May 20 ... went 8-for-16 with with 6 RBIs in a four-game sweep over NYIT ... had a 4-for-7 day with three RBIs and four runs in a 19-6 win at Nevada on April 2 ... hit a perfect 4-for-4 with a double and an RBI in a 14-5 win over Houston Baptist on May 13 ... had four games with three or more runs batted in.
Freshman (2009): Batted .381 with eight home runs and a team-high 42 RBI in 38 games during freshman season ... named first-team All-Independent and the Division I Independent Newcomer of the Year ... was named to the College Baseball Foundation's National All-Star Lineup on May 5 after batting .615 (16-for-26) with three home runs and 18 runs batted in the prior week ... earned Great West Conference Offensive Player of the Week on May 4 ... went 4-for-4 with three grand slams and 14 RBI with the bases loaded ... grand slams came vs. Air Force on April 3 and in back-to-back wins vs. Southern Utah (April 21) and BYU (April 27) ... ended the season on a 14-game hitting streak ... was 3-for-4 with two home runs and four batted in vs. Air Force on April 4 ... batted .391 with runners in scoring position and upped average to to .500 with RISP and two outs ... tied for team lead with 17 two-out RBI ... batted .487 with 17 RBI in 38 at-bats vs. left-handers ... hit .446 (45-for-101) over the final 26 games of the season ... was second on the team with nine multi-RBI games ... played for the Watertown Wizards of the New York Collegiate Baseball League.
Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Lone Peak High School in Highland, Utah ... also played football at Lone Peak.
Born in American Fork, Utah ... son of Andrew and Wealtha Burgess ... graduated from Lone Peak High School in 2006 with a 3.7 GPA and was on the honor roll ... served an LDS mission in Maceioi, Brazil from 2006-08 ... enjoys tennis, ping pong and the outdoors ... father played football at BYU, his brother (Amos) played baseball at Dixie State and Southern Utah and another brother, Sam, played basketball at BYU.